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Popularity
72k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Rebekah

Gender: Girl. Ranked #785 most popular

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744k Rebecca (Hebrew)
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What does the name "Rebekah" mean?

Rebekah (Hebrew): Snare

The name "Rebekah" is of Hebrew origin and it means "Snare". It's a name commonly given to girls.

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

B is for bloom, your glow of life.

E is for eternal, your spirit will live.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

A is for abundant, your cheer knows no bounds.

H is for handy, the helpful you.

Your name in reverse order is "Hakeber". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Rbkeaeh". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Rebekah" in the U.S.?



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Want to know about the populiarty of Rebekah? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 71,546 babies born with the name Rebekah in the United States. That's more than enough Rebekahs to occupy the country of Dominica with an estimated population of 71,293 (as of May 14, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1883 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Rebekah" was in 1996 with a total of 2,221 babies. (That's a lot of baby Rebekahs)

According to the 1974 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Rebekah" is not a popular baby girl's name in Oklahoma. Imagine that, only 22 babies in Oklahoma have the same name as you in 1974. Across the entire United States a total of 1,030 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Rebekah popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Rebekah in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Rebekah

Rebekah Teasdale

Rebekah was born in 1980.

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Rebekah Del Rio

Rebekah Del Rio is a musical artist with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1994 to present. Rebekah was born in 1967.

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Rebekah Johnson

Rebekah Johnson is a songwriter, singer, and actress. Rebekah was born in 1976 in Cleveland, Ohio, United States.

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Rebekah Hurth

Rebekah was born in 1981.

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Past life for Rebekah born Mar 1, 1939

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Quebeck approximately on 1000. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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